The Patient Travel office is located in Montfield on Burgh Road.

Patient Travel co-ordinates and books travel services for patients who require treatment at the Gilbert Bain Hospital or hospitals out with Shetland.

Travel by boat is via Northlink and flights are arranged in conjunction with Loganair.

Patient Travel also calculates patient claims for re-imbursement of expenses for HITS.


Normal Opening Hours

The office is open to the public for collection of travel documents or submission of claim forms between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm Monday to Friday.

For bookings and queries please contact Patient Travel by phone or e-mail between the hours shown below:

Monday to Thursday: 8:45am to 5.15pm

Friday 8:45am to 4:45pm

Outside Opening Hours:

Outside the above hours, please contact the Gilbert Bain Hospital reception desk at the main admission door on 01595 743000